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Rent a Hero

by Sega

Published 1991


Rent-A-Hero is an action role-playing video game series released by Sega for the Mega Drive console in 1991 with a large emphasis on humor. The game features the same graphic engine previously used in the development of Phantasy Star III. However, Rent-A-Hero has an unusual innovation for the genre. Instead of using standard turn-based battles, fights are in a similar format to 2D fighting games.

Taro Yamada, or Rent-A-Hero (レンタヒーロー Renta Hīrō?) lives in the town of Corja in Japan with his mother, eccentric father and younger sister Alyssa; the family moved there after his father changed jobs. He received his Combat Armor by accident during their house-warming party, when he ordered pizza from 'Sensational Cafeteria' or SECA and instead received the suit. After realizing the suit gave him incredible strength and that he is required to pay for the armor, Taro decides to become a hero for hire, performing various heroic tasks and odd-jobs for the townspeople of Corja.


Identifier sg_Rent_a_Hero_1991_Sega_JP
Mediatype software
Scanner Internet Archive Python library 0.5.2
Publicdate 2014-05-06 03:43:04
Addeddate 2014-05-06 03:43:04
Emulator_ext bin
Emulator genesis
Creator Sega
Date 1991
Year 1991
Backup_location ia905807_15
Language English

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